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TEDxKanata Launches Call for Speakers Nominations accepted until August 30

TEDxKanata launches its Call for Speakers for next year’s event that will take place on March 31 st , 2016. Nominations are being accepted until August 30 th 2015 and can be entered on the TEDxKanata website. With the enormous success of last year’s event, 2016 promises to push the boundaries a little further with a larger audience and equally engaging speakers. ...

#cycling #kanata #kanata north #open house #TACK

Kanata North Cycling Open House, May 19

Cycling Sub-Committee has organized a public open house. This sub-committee is focused on the cycling safety and accessibility needs within Kanata North of three specific user groups: Recreational Cyclists; _ _ Families; Commuter Cyclists. Their primary goal was to understand how accessible established neighbourhoods in Kanata North are for cyclists by road & paths: between neighborhoods; to get to Kanata North amenities such as shopping, recreation, libraries, etc; to commute back and forth to work; for recreational enjoyment. ...

#kanata #TED #TEDx #video

Have a few hours to kill? Here are eight TED talks from TEDxKanata

TEDxKanata happened on March 26 and featured eight speakers. The event was organized by the Kanata North Business Improvement Association. Learn more… https://youtu.be/97EvJk3_n6E?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/cQFGFZqnF14?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/2iXLv9tfWNw?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/d-JzGa9JYkw?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/f1btBllGFo8?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/wRdq-CU3xu8?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/6tps-u5O0Ws?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh https://youtu.be/tTaBYd5ozhU?list=PLsRNoUx8w3rMrt2-t3pZWI1SMcafaFxoh

#kanata #oc transpo #transit

Community Meeting with OC Transpo concerning Kanata North routes 60, 64, 68

Councillor Marianne Wilkinson has organized a meeting for users of the 60, 64 and 68 routes to discuss their issues with the service they are receiving since changes were introduced at the end of December. Pat Scrimgeour, OC Transpo Assistant General Manager of Customer Systems & Planning, and Troy Charter, Assistant General Manager of Transit Operations, will present information on the function of these revised routes, will respond to concerns submitted by residents regarding the impact of the service changes and answer resident questions. ...

#173 huntmar #kanata #real estate #stittsville

Boyd House: Know any entrepreneurs who'd like to open a business in an old stone house? (Part 6) #173huntmar

](http://ottawastart.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/IMG_20131207_170220.jpg) For the past three weeks I’ve been looking into the history of Boyd House. I’ve talked to former owners and Boyd descendants. I’ve consulted with historians and stone masons. I’ve combed through old scrapbooks and atlases. Yesterday afternoon, I finally had a chance to step foot on the property. ...

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Boyd House: The seven stone cousins, the man with two graves, and other mysteries (Part 5)

](http://ottawastart.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/1546-4x6.jpg) After a week of looking into the history of Boyd House on 173 Huntmar, there are several mysteries, loose ends and random facts that I’d still like to explore and share. During my research I’ve encountered things like backyard cemeteries, a hundred-year-old farmhouse trying to blend in to suburban Kanata, some famous names, and more than a few tragic stories. ...